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NO.1 the Bulwark, Powys

A Grade II Listed Building in Brecon, Powys

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Latitude: 51.9465 / 51°56'47"N

Longitude: -3.3891 / 3°23'20"W

OS Eastings: 304616

OS Northings: 228470

OS Grid: SO046284

Mapcode National: GBR YP.MFZG

Mapcode Global: VH6BZ.6BNM

Plus Code: 9C3RWJW6+J8

Entry Name: NO.1 the Bulwark, Powys

Listing Date: 16 December 1976

Last Amended: 4 November 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 6831

Building Class: Domestic

ID on this website: 300006831

Location: Prominently sited at SE end of Bulwark, with R return facing down The Watton.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Brecon (Aberhonddu)

Community: Brecon

Built-Up Area: Brecon

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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Mid C19; shop with accommodation above.


Shop with accommodation above. Three storeys. Rendered (pebbledash scribed as masonry); hipped slate roof. Elevation to the Bulwark of 3 windows. Giant pilasters, bands at 1st and 2nd floor levels. Four-pane sash windows in reveals, moulded architraves; large shop front on ground floor. South-east return facing down The Watton has a shallow 2-storey 3-light canted bay window on 1st and 2nd floors and a large projecting shop window on ground floor. To Lion Street, long 2-window elevation with the windows towards rear.

Reasons for Listing

Mid C19 building retaining much character. Group Value with listed buildings in The Bulwark, Lion Street, and the Brecon Museum.

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